Narkanda Tourism

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Narkanda is a town and a nagar panchayat in Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is at an altitude of 2708 meters on the Hindustan-Tibet Road (NH 22) in Himachal Pradesh, India. It is about 65 km from Shimla and surrounded by the Shivalik Range that span a large part of Himachal Pradesh. It is a skiing resort in winter. It connects Shimla with Rampur and a detour also goes to Thanedhar, the prime apple belt of Himachal Pradesh where Satyananda Stokes started the apple culture.



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Facts and Stats for Narkanda*

  • Pollution Statistics in Narkanda

    Know the pollution level of Narkanda before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 60.42 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.69 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35.42 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 39.06 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Narkanda: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Narkanda for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Narkanda.

    • Burglary and Theft 7.5 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 2.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 10 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 10 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 32.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 80 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 2.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 20 (Low)
  • Living in Narkanda - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 86.16 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 50.05 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.56 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.79 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Narkanda

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Narkanda

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.08 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 62.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.68 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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